Day: March 14, 2019

Hathurusingha asked to return to Sri Lanka from South Africa

Sri Lankan cricket team head coach Chandika Hathurusingha was on Thursday told to return home from South Africa in the middle of the One-Day International series, with fielding coach Steve Rixon given complete charge for the subsequent T20 series.

Two killed, one injured in shooting in Moratuwa

Two people were killed while another was injured following a shooting incident in Moratuwa this morning at around 10:30 a.m.

Beware of adverse factors of UNHRC resolutions – Mahinda Samarasinghe

Sri Lanka should be watchful of the UNHRC resolution that would be presented on March 21, 2019, as it is connected to the adverse resolutions which were adopted in the past, MP Mahinda Samarasinghe told Parliament today.

Basil commends Gotabaya for declaring his candidacy

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) heavyweight Basil Rajapaksa, yesterday (13), announced the launch of a large-scale grassroots level political project later this week in preparation for the forthcoming national elections––presidential polls in Dec. 2019 and next year’s parliamentary election.

Malinga frustrated as familiar failings scupper Sri Lanka

Lasith Malinga was scathing of his Sri Lanka team-mates after another poor display with the bat contributed to their six-wicket defeat at the hands of South Africa on Wednesday.